Today’s Gallup Poll

If you’re new here, you may want to subscribe to our RSS feed.Blog readers might be interested to see the Gallup poll results released today showing that fewer people felt the environment was an “extremely important” or “very important” issue than any of the six other issues raised.  Among Republicans, only 16% said “the environment, [...]

New Carbon Market Data on the EU-ETS

Carbon Market Data, a European consulting company, issued a data summary this week of the European Union’s Emissions Trading Scheme (EU-ETS) 2009 verified emissions reports. The five page report would be an excellent reading for a class on the EU-ETS, as well as a broader discussion of the effectiveness of cap and trade program to [...]

Atmospheric GHG Concentrations Continue to Increase

CO2 levels rise despite recession

Carbon News and Info
Tuesday, 16 March 2010

The average concentration of carbon dioxide in the atmosphere continued to rise over the past year, despite worldwide recession slowing industrial emissions of the main greenhouse gas. Latest measurements from Norway’s Zeppelin station on the Arctic island chain of Svalbard show [...]